Sports Law and International Sports Law, Certificate

Sports Law and International Sports Law, Certificate

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 133 days


Since ancient times the value of sport, racing and sporting ethics, was qualified including those promoted through human values ​​that contribute to the creation of a coherent personality. In this context, it became necessary to develop norms and create a regulatory framework to preserve and promote the values ​​and ideals of sport. Besides both sport and physical education are fundamental rights for every human being.

Nowadays sport has become a global phenomenon and people participate in various aspects of it by watching video sporting events either by actively participating in the administration or management of these events, and while the number of professional athletes and coaches geometrically increases, a multitude of relationships that require legislation is created.

This Sports Law and International Sports Law Sports Law and International Sports Law programme at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is an introduction to the world of sports key concepts as conceived in national and international law. At the same it imports us to the concept of sports disputes, the nature and character of sports courts and the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Through this online course we will recorded and investigate major problems that encounter in the international racing and sport activity. Finally, we will analyze the topic of labor relations developed in the context of professional activity of individuals in sports and racing activity.

The program runs via a user-friendly educational platform. Once the participant completes all the units successfully, he/she receives a certificate of training.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 133 days
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      Duration: 19 weeks

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical foundation and general principles of Sports Law 
  • The physical movement within the Framework Of Law
  • Theory of Sports Law – Lex Sportiva 
  • Labor relations in international sport  
  • Law of the ancient Olympic Games 
  • International sports legal order and Lex Sportiva 
  • Lex Olympica (law of the Olympic Games) 
  • European law and sport 

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

This programme is designed for anyone with an interest in Law Courses and particularly in the field of the Sports Law. The content of this course is addressed to people who can be defined as Law experts.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    800 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 133 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    800 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 133 days.
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